Call for Applications: Workshop Fellows – “Religion and Politics in Comparative Perspective”

27 February 2013

“Religion and Politics in Comparative Perspective”
July 1 to 12, 2013
Sponsored by the American Political Science Association and the Institute for Governance and Development, Burkina Faso

The American Political Science Association (APSA) and the Institute for Governance and Development (IGD) are pleased to announce a call for applications from individuals who would like to participate in a workshop on “Religion and Politics in Comparative Perspective” in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. The two-week workshop will be held from July 1st to July 12th at the IGD’s Center for Democratic Governance. The organizers, with a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, will cover all the costs of participation (including travel, lodging, meals, and materials) for up to 26 qualified applicants. The workshop will be conducted in both English and French.

The workshop leaders are Einas Ahmed (Centre d’Études et Documentation Économiques, Juridiques et Sociales, Sudan), Augustin Loada (University of Ouagadougou and IGD, Burkina Faso), Mahaman Tidjani-Alou (University Abdou Moumouni, Niger), Leonardo Villalón (University of Florida, USA), and Kenneth Wald (University of Florida, USA).

Program information, eligibility requirements, and a web link to the online 2013 Application Form can be found online at the APSA Africa Workshop website: www.apsanet.org/africaworkshops. The application deadline is March 15, 2013.

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